As a seasoned leader, the Vice-President/Divisional Merchandise Manager directs the merchandising function of the divisions and is directly responsible for the financial performance.
Develop seasonal merchandise strategies and construct financial plans to meet company profit objectives
Recruit, train and develop the buying staff, making appropriate organizational structure recommendations based on individual talents. Support internal career path development.
Ensure maximum performance relating to sales volume and gross margin opportunities in all categories within the divisions, including the BG Magazine.
Ensure appropriate inventory levels, currency standards and promote inventory control standards for the divisions.
Impart appropriate taste level and standards to all aspects of the merchandise selection process, including merchandise strategy and the execution of visual and interior concepts.
Travel to all appropriate U.S. and European markets.
Perform additional tasks as required
7-10 years' progressive merchandising experience within multiple product categories in a retail environment, most recently at a senior level
Outstanding financial, management, and organizational skills
Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university, or a minimum of 7-10 years of related experience, or the equivalent combination of education and experience
Neiman Marcus - 16 months ago
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